Fishing tourney is ongoing in the area
The Elite Redfish Tournament Series event in Morgan City began Wednesday and will conclude Thursday.
Anglers will check in and launch their boats beginning at the Amelia Boat Launch at 5:30 a.m. each day and weigh-in for the Morgan City Madness Elite Redfish Tournament is scheduled each day from 3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. under the E.J. Lionel Grizzaffi U.S. 90 Bridge.
The event originally was scheduled for earlier this month but had to be moved because of the threat of what eventually became Hurricane Barry.
For more information on the tournament, visit www.theredfishseries.com/morgan-city.